By Entrepreneur Staff / Entrepreneur Middle East - Image Credit: DSOA
Are you an entrepreneur working on a mobility tech solution in the GCC region? There’s good news as two large organizations in Dubai have decided to combine their expertise to support the growth of your smart transport solution. Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for the DSO free zone, has signed a strategic partnership with Volkswagen Middle East on the sidelines of GITEX Technology Week 2017 that took place from October 8-12, 2017.
As a two-year partnership, the parties aim to “open doors for mutual support of startups with innovative mobility initiatives across the GCC region” with the agreement, which was signed by Shahla Ahmed Abdul Razak, Deputy CEO, DSOA and Andrew Savvas, Brand Director - Volkswagen Middle East. With an intention of helping define the future of mobility in the region, the joint initiative of DSOA and Volkswagen will include events, targeted mentorship, and accelerator programs set to take place at DSOA’s tech incubator Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (DTEC).